Western Show Forms Organizing Committee


An organizing committee has been tapped for this year's technologically
focused Western Show, which has already signed up 100 exhibitors, officials

The California Cable & Telecommunications Association and Cable
Television Laboratories Inc. are already deep into planning 'BroadbandPlus --
The New Western Show' and its 'Turn on the Future' CableNET exhibit for the
gathering, slated for Dec. 3 through 6 in Anaheim, Calif.

As attendance to industry trade shows decreases, the CCTA has opted to focus
the Western Show on new technology, such as interactive television and

The show organizing committee includes Cox Communications Inc. chief
technology officer Christopher Bowick, Comcast Corp. senior vice president of
new-media development Steven Craddock, CableLabs president Richard Green,
AT&T Broadband CTO David Fellows and Time Warner Cable VP of consumer
technology and standards Doug Semon.